MOSCOW, February 13 – RIA Novosti. Traffic on some sections of the Moscow Ring Road is significantly hampered due to weather conditions, the Moscow Department of Transport reports on the Telegram channel.
“Due to unfavorable weather conditions, traffic is significantly hampered in the north of the Moscow Ring Road in the area of 81 kilometers, on the inner side of the 22 kilometers of the Moscow Ring Road, and also on the outer side of the 42 kilometers of the Moscow Ring Road,” the statement said.
It is added that the passage of heavy vehicles is difficult on the outer side of 1 kilometer of the Moscow Ring Road, a traffic jam of 3.5 kilometers has formed here.
Record snowfalls began in Moscow on Friday night, by morning the city was in traffic jams. Aleksandr Sinenkov, a leading employee of the Phobos weather center, told RIA Novosti that heavy snowfall will continue on Saturday.